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Continuing Education

Advanced English for Health Care

Advanced English for Health Care - in partnership with Archway Community Services

Cost: $220

ENGL 081: 3 credits Advanced-Level English

This university preparatory course develops skills in the writing process, reading, critical thinking, literary analysis, research, grammar, and oral communications. Emphasis is placed on developing essay writing skills. Successful completion of this English course will help the student meet the language requirement for many of UFV’s health care training and education programs.

This course meets the language requirement for the following programs:

How to register:

1. Complete your English Language Assessment with Archway Community Services. Applicants must have one of the following:

  • Canadian Language Benchmark placement test (CLBPT) 7/8 with a score of 7 or higher
  • Completed LINC certificate with a score of 7 or higher

Contact Archway Language Assessment to register: or 604.309.4092.

2. Submit your application through BC Education Planner. Select Adult Basic Education (ABE) - No Application Fee.


Financial aid:

The Adult Upgrading Grant is available to students taking this course. Please review the Adult Upgrading Grant Checklist before applying to ensure you qualify.

For more information on grants and other financial aid, please contact UFV Financial Aid & Awards.

Delivery method: Blended

Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre

Feb 15–May 25, 2023 | 14392 

Blended format: In person classes 9:00–10:20 a.m. Wed & Thurs at the Clearbrook Centre campus, plus an additional 3 hours weekly asynchronous online work

Phone 1-888-823-8734 and select option 1 to register

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